Building Division

Responsibilities:

The Building Division is responsible for enforcing Larkspur's building, housing, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical codes, including those Greenbrae addresses linked here, and:

  • Reviews all construction plans for compliance with State and Larkspur building codes,
  • Issues online building, plumbing, mechanical, and electrical, permits, 
  • Performs inspections and conducts code enforcement,
  • Conducts resale inspections and issues resale reports in conjunction with Central Marin Fire Department.

Online Permit Applications:

The City accepts all Building, Public Works, Fire, and Planning permits online at eTRAKiT.
Building permit applicants should use the "Permits" module to apply, upload plans, and pay for permits.

Building Department Counter Hours:

  • Public counter hours are Mondays and Wednesdays between 9am and Noon.
  • Technical Building Code questions can be asked by leaving a message at (415) 927-5033 or emailing building@cityoflarkspur.org 

Applicable Construction Codes:

2022 California Building, Residential, Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, Energy, and Fire code as amended by the City of Larkspur Municipal Code.

Building Permit Records:

Final building permits and other property records are available to research and view online at www.cityoflarkspur.org/records.

Certified Access Specialist:

The City of Larkspur utilizes a Certified Access Specialist (CASp) to address disability access and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) code inquiries. Please contact us at (415) 927-5038,  or by email at building@cityoflarkspur.org for more information.

Resale Inspection Reports


Housing Discrimination Complaints


Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU)